Florida Farm http://floridafarmandfeed.comCompany blogs, tips and how-toshttp://assets.newmediaretailer.com/http://assets.cdn.newmediaretailer.com/28000/28664/thumb_florida-farm-and-feed-logo.jpgFlorida Farm http://floridafarmandfeed.comen-USCopyright 2017, Florida Farm Thu, 27 Jul 2017 12:49:26 -0400Thu, 27 Jul 2017 12:49:26 -0400http://www.newmediaretailer.comPecking Order in Chicksblog_495281498906800http://floridafarmandfeed.com/blog/article/49528/pecking-order-in-chicksEvery commercial poultry farmer, hobby farmer or urban backyard farmer who keep a few chickens is aware that a pecking order exists in every flock, but how can young chicks fit into that hierarchy?BlogsSat, 01 Jul 2017 07:00:00 -0400Caring for Pigletsblog_496211498881600http://floridafarmandfeed.com/blog/article/49621/caring-for-pigletsPigs can be a fun and profitable addition to your farm, whether you are raising a pig for meat or to breed more pigs to sell. It can be a challenge to care for piglets, however, and you need to be ready to meet their particular needs in order to raise thriving, healthy pigs.BlogsSat, 01 Jul 2017 00:00:00 -0400Tips To Prevent Barn Fliesblog_414971498881600http://floridafarmandfeed.com/blog/article/41497/tips-to-prevent-barn-fliesWith summertime in full swing, it means there are longer days and more time you can spend outside with your barn animals. However, summertime and warm weather also means that flies begin to reproduce and will start tormenting your livestock.BlogsSat, 01 Jul 2017 00:00:00 -0400What Is Bugging Your Garden?blog_495291496324760http://floridafarmandfeed.com/blog/article/49529/what-is-bugging-your-gardenMany gardeners have a love-hate relationship with the bugs in their garden. There are insects that are undeniably beneficial and great residents, as they enhance pollination, improve soil quality and defend plants against more aggressive, harmful bugs and other wildlife.BlogsThu, 01 Jun 2017 09:46:00 -0400Benefits of Having a Rooster In Your Flockblog_494441496318520http://floridafarmandfeed.com/blog/article/49444/benefits-of-having-a-rooster-in-your-flockRoosters can add many advantages to your home and to your flock. Some may see it as a bad idea, but there are many key benefits to having a rooster in your flock. Among these benefits include fertilization, behavior, defense and beauty.BlogsThu, 01 Jun 2017 08:02:00 -0400Common Chick Diseases to Look Out Forblog_486251493654640http://floridafarmandfeed.com/blog/article/48625/common-chick-diseases-to-look-out-forA healthy chick will grow strong and be a productive member of your flock, but a sick chick can quickly infect other chicks or introduce diseases to the rest of your poultry.BlogsMon, 01 May 2017 12:04:00 -0400Three Reasons Why Your New Horse May Be Buckingblog_138191493636400http://floridafarmandfeed.com/blog/article/13819/three-reasons-why-your-new-horse-may-be-buckingSo you just brought your new horse home. The person you bought the horse from didn't seem to have any issues when riding him, but when you brought him home, he started to buck. What changed since you brought him home to your stables? Katherine Blocksdorf of About.BlogsMon, 01 May 2017 07:00:00 -0400Understanding Bedding Types and Their Benefitsblog_474731491044400http://floridafarmandfeed.com/blog/article/47473/understanding-bedding-types-and-their-benefitsBedding is more than just a floor covering for your livestock. It provides cushioning and comfort for good rest, helps insulate against cold and drafts and absorbs moisture to keep your animals dry. But how do bedding types differ and which is best for your animals?BlogsSat, 01 Apr 2017 07:00:00 -0400Adding New Chicks to Your Flockblog_473221491019200http://floridafarmandfeed.com/blog/article/47322/adding-new-chicks-to-your-flockWhether you need to replace aging hens, want to increase the diversity of your poultry or just need a few more chickens to meet your needs or increase your profits, you must take great care when adding new chicks to your flock.BlogsSat, 01 Apr 2017 00:00:00 -0400Advantages of Mineral Tubsblog_473421491019200http://floridafarmandfeed.com/blog/article/47342/advantages-of-mineral-tubsIt can be difficult to ensure your cattle have a balanced diet rich in essential minerals once you allow them to range and forage throughout a large pasture. Mineral tubs can be the answer to making sure your cattle have the proper nutrition. What Are Mineral Tubs and Their Benefits?BlogsSat, 01 Apr 2017 00:00:00 -0400